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Diane Jane Dreiling Walker 1963 - 2020
Diane Jane Dreiling Walker

LARNED — Diane Jane Dreiling Walker, 57, passed away Oct. 25, 2020 in Larned.

She was born July 29, 1963 to Ralph Edgar and Anna Marie “Peg” Turner Dreiling. A lifetime area resident she was an administrative assistant for the Larned State Hospital. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Larned, and KOSE (Kansas Organization of State Employees), Larned.

On July 14, 1990 she married Michael Walker at Larned; they later divorced.

Survivors include two sons, Alex Walker (Hannah Foster), Larned, Bryce Walker, Salina; two brothers, Tim (Janelle) Dreiling, Lake Kiowa, Texas, Doug (Denise) Dreiling, Scott City; and two sisters, Nancy (Dan) Peschka, Lincoln, Neb., and Judy (Jim) Damm, Larned.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Bill Dreiling and Michael Dreiling; and two sisters, Katherine Hoge, and Debra Dreiling Robinson.

Memorial Mass will be 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 30, 2020 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Larned, with Father Bernard Felix presiding, service will be viewable via Facebook Live at Vigil service and rosary will be 7 p.m. Thursday at Beckwith Mortuary Chapel. Visitation 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020 at Beckwith Mortuary, Larned. Inurnment in Larned Cemetery. Memorials may be given to the Diane Walker Memorial Fund in care of Beckwith Mortuary, PO Box 477, Larned, KS 67550. Personal condolences may be left at

Funeral arrangements provided by

Beckwith Mortuary 

PO Box 477

Larned, KS 67550

Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Oct. 28, 2020